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"The ASTROLab in Mont Megantic is an astronomy centre with a museum and two observatories. It is situated in the first International Dark Sky Reserve, which means there is no light pollution offering unimpeded views of the night sky." About a 2.5 hour drive from Montreal.
A spectacular view over Lindisfarne Castle in Northumberland last night during the Preseids meteor shower, as two meteors shear a clear night sky illuminated by the Milky Way